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Creek Boys take two from the Vikings

CCA opens the season with 8-2 and 8-0 wins over Vinton-Shellsburg

VINTON– The Clear Creek Amana (CCA) varsity baseball team posted two W’s to open the shortened 2020 season Monday, June 15, with a doubleheader sweep over the Vinton-Shellsburg Vikings, in Vinton.
The Clippers took the opener, 8-2, with senior Tyler Schrepfer driving in four runs and smacking a double. Senior Cade Armstrong also doubled in the contest, while senior Casey Ogden and sophomores Parker Smith and Stirlen Roberson drove in one run each. Junior Brock Reade struck out four, in three innings on the mound, with Armstrong striking out one in four innings.
The Clippers had nine hits and eight runs.
Junior T.J. Bollers drove in three runs with a homer in the nightcap as the Creek Boys shut out the Vikings for an 8-0 win. Grant Jensen, a senior, hit a single, double and a triple while driving in three runs. Ogden pitched five innings with seven strikeouts and Jensen worked the mound for two innings striking out three.
The Clippers had six hits and eight runs.